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Health Affairs Blog: Making Smoking Cessation Work For People With Mental Illnesses And Other Vulnerable Populations

By Steven A. Schroeder   The prevalence of cigarette smoking among adults is now at a modern low of 15 percent, and youth rates are also down for high school seniors, with only 3.4 percent smoking...

Business Insider: How to Quit Smoking with Science Backed Tips 2017

It's not easy to quit smoking. Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death. But by some estimates, it could take as many as 30 tries to quit. In July, the FDA came out with plans to limit...

Many Hospitals Fail to Support Smoking Cessation for CHD Patients Despite High Motivation to Quit

A new study published in JAMA Internal Medicine found that just over one in five smokers hospitalized for coronary heart disease (CHD) received a smoking cessation pharmacotherapy during their...

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